The 29VHD is a flared-wing Vee plow with features and benefits that are not matched in the industry.   This top of line V-Plow is 8ft wide and includes double acting wing cylinders. These double acting wing cylinders give contractors max force in the forward or back position. If the features of the plow aren’t enough, the 29VHD is eye-catching and draws positive attention. Get the job done with an exceptional looking V-Plow. Sno-Way’s 29VHD Flared Wing V-Plow still operates with … Read more Sno-Way 29VHD Flared Wing V-Plow

  MADISON HEIGHTS, Mich. –SnowEx has announced the winners of its “Plow On Your Terms” Giveaway. The three selected entrants were Salvatore Nazzaro of Barto, Pa., John Finn of South Bend, Ind., and Wayne Marquette of Nashua, N.H. Winners were able to select from the full line of SnowEx plows. Nazzaro chose a Heavy-Duty (HD) model plow, whereas both Finn and Marquette selected HDV™ V-Plows. Overall, SnowEx gave away more than $25,000 of equipment. The winners will take delivery of … Read more SnowEx Announces “Plow On Your Terms” Giveaway Winners

Snow and Ice managers can greatly help out their operation by knowing what Mother Nature is most likely to do. An accurate and detailed weather forecast makes a huge difference in helping you keep slippery risks off your roads, lots and sidewalks. Unfortunately, you can only get a truly accurate forecast by getting a custom forecast.  Weather Apps and Regional News Forecasts don’t tell you what is going to happen with adequate precision.  SIMA and the Accredited Snow Contractor Association … Read more How To Choose Your Weather Provider

LTA Manufacturing, manufacturer of fiberglass truck caps, tonneau covers and cargo management products, today announced the promotion of Matt Blais to Vice President of Sales and Marketing. He will be responsible for the sales and marketing of the company’s four brands: ATC Truck Covers, Ranch Fiberglass, Jason Industries and LoadMaster. “Matt has been a key part of our success, and we are thrilled to promote him to this important position,” said Rick Willis, President of LTA Manufacturing. Headquartered in Kansas … Read more LTA Promotes Matt Blais to VP

Pittsburgh is poised to update its online snow plow tracking program with a new global positioning system, officials said Wednesday. City Council unanimously approved a three-year, $1.4 million contract with Minnesota-based Quetica LLC in a preliminary vote. A final vote is expected on Tuesday. The company will provide fleet tracking, route optimization and navigation services for about about 120 plows. Read more at: https://triblive.com/local/allegheny/14164829-74/pittsburgh-poised-to-invest-14-million-for-high-tech-snow-plowing-system  

Time to break out the snow shovels. With the first snowstorm of the season making its way through the Front Range on Sunday, Boulder residents once again are being reminded to clear their sidewalks of snow. Boulder requires residents to shovel their sidewalks 24 hours after the snow stops. The National Weather Service indicated the last recorded snowfall was at 1:54 p.m. Sunday, which means residents have until 1:54 p.m. today to clear their sidewalks. Read more here: http://www.dailycamera.com/news/boulder/ci_32207835/boulder-residents-have-until-1-54-p-m

Leading up to a potential snow or ice storm there is much preparation that needs to be done. Knowing the weather forecast is one of the most important things to stay on top of snow fighting. Will My Smartphone App Tell Me What I Need To Know About the Storm? It’s 2018 and information is right at our fingertips. Smartphone weather apps are one of the most popular sources of forecast information these days. They are generally okay for deciding … Read more Why Weather Apps Are Bad for Snow Contractors

Many property managers and owners don’t understand why the industry relies on subcontractors. Here are answers to common questions that will calm customer fears. Read More Here:  http://www.lawnandlandscape.com/article/ll-090518-push-for-profit-all-about-subs/  

STILLWATER, Minn. – The MnDOT snowplow fleet will likely feature fewer new trucks this winter. The reason? Safety improvements at the Stillwater state prison. The death of a corrections officer inside the prison this summer has caused a big change in the state’s inmate work program, which is now having a ripple effect at MnDOT and even the DNR. MinnCor Industries, which has provided metal fabrication within the prison for decades, has announced that Stillwater inmates will no longer be … Read more Minnesota plow trucks delayed due to stop in prison labor programs after officer death

Halifax District RCMP are looking for a white 2008 Chevrolet Silverado truck with an attached snow plow that was stolen from a Windsor Junction business Halifax District RCMP are looking for a white 2008 Chevrolet Silverado truck with an attached snow plow that was stolen from a Windsor Junction business. They believe the truck, with a yellow Fisher V-plow, went missing from a parking lot on Greentree Ave. between Sept. 1 and 23. The truck has the Nova Scotia licence plate SNOW9. … Read more Snow plow thefts already starting – Look for license plate number SNOW9!